The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 44 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 46 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.54% 1.59% 2.31%
As % of the Applications category 19.09% 10.36% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 15 28
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£375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £465 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £31.56 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-49.29% +15.79%
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
241 193 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.52% 15.31% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 123 104
Average daily rate £375 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £151 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 31
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £25.00 £27.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +10 9 £388 -10.04%
Woking 0 4 £373 +39.51% 1
Redhill +9 2 - - 1
Reigate +5 1 £375 +114.28%
Staines -1 1 £400 -
Cobham - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £260 -
Leatherhead - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - - 1
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 39 (50.00%) Project Management
2 33 (42.31%) MS Excel
3 32 (41.03%) PRINCE2
3 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.05%) Finance
5 21 (26.92%) Project Planning
6 16 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (20.51%) MS Visio
7 12 (15.38%) MS Office
8 11 (14.10%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (12.82%) Change Control
9 10 (12.82%) Planview
10 9 (11.54%) Degree
11 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (10.26%) Oracle
11 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
12 7 (8.97%) Change Management
12 7 (8.97%) Quality Management
12 7 (8.97%) Back Office
12 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
13 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
14 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
14 5 (6.41%) Knowledge Management
14 5 (6.41%) SAP
14 5 (6.41%) ITIL
14 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) FileNet
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 33 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.51%) MS Visio
3 12 (15.38%) MS Office
4 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (6.41%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (3.85%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.28%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) WAN
1 2 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Back Office
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Local Government
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 9 (11.54%) Analyst
3 8 (10.26%) Coordinator
4 5 (6.41%) Consultant
4 5 (6.41%) PMO Manager
5 4 (5.13%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Project Planner
6 3 (3.85%) Change Consultant
6 3 (3.85%) Capacity Manager
6 3 (3.85%) PMO Lead
6 3 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Senior Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Planning Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Payroll Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (2.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) Visualforce
2 2 (2.56%) Web Services
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.28%) CSS
3 1 (1.28%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) Flash
3 1 (1.28%) XHTML
3 1 (1.28%) WinForms
3 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.28%) HTML5
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.13%) FMCG
2 4 (5.13%) PMI
3 3 (3.85%) Social Media
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) Open Source
4 2 (2.56%) Social Network
5 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.28%) EPoS
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Project Management
2 32 (41.03%) PRINCE2
3 21 (26.92%) Project Planning
4 16 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.10%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.82%) Change Control
6 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
8 7 (8.97%) Quality Management
8 7 (8.97%) Change Management
9 5 (6.41%) ITIL
9 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.41%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (6.41%) Matrix Management
10 4 (5.13%) Time Management
10 4 (5.13%) Procure-to-pay
10 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.85%) Java
1 3 (3.85%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (1.28%) VB
2 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.28%) C#
2 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.56%) APMP
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Planview
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) SAP
5 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.56%) Primavera
6 2 (2.56%) VMware
6 2 (2.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.28%) Avaya
7 1 (1.28%) Lotus
7 1 (1.28%) Capita
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco
7 1 (1.28%) IBM